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Litvak, Anatole 1902-1974

Overview
Works: 307 works in 806 publications in 7 languages and 8,134 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Animated films  Children's films  Historical films  History  Documentary films  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Juvenile works  Musical films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Restager, Performer, Author, Author of screenplay, Film editor, Adapter, Scenarist, fmd, Scribe
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Anastasia by Don Bluth( visu )
64 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 1,062 libraries worldwide
An expatriate White Russian general sets in motion a grand hoax after he meets a destitute woman on the banks of the Seine River in Paris. He is amazed at her resemblance to Anastasia, the youngest daughter of Czar Nicholas of Russia, rumored to have somehow survived the Bolsheviks' execution of the Romanoff family in 1918. He trains her to impersonate the missing princess but soon begins to feel she may be the real Anastasia. Ultimately, the truth can only be decided by one person--Anastasia's grandmother, the Dowager Empress
The snake pit by Anatole Litvak( visu )
18 editions published between 1948 and 2012 in English and held by 806 libraries worldwide
Following an emotional collapse a woman is placed in a mental institution by her husband. The severity of her depression causes her sympathetic doctor to try electric shock, hydrotherapy, and drugs, along with psychoanalysis
Sorry, wrong number by Lucille Fletcher( visu )
18 editions published between 1948 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 725 libraries worldwide
A young, rich, bedridden woman dials a telephone number one night and overhears two men plotting the murder of an unidentified woman. She becomes frantic. Her terror is intensified by mysterious calls from an old college rival and friend of her father. With time running out, she pieces evidence together that leads her to suspect that it is her husand who wants her murdered
All this, and Heaven too by C. M Ward( visu )
18 editions published between 1940 and 2016 in English and held by 398 libraries worldwide
Henriette is the governess at the Paris home of the Duc de Praslin and his jealous wife. When governess and nobleman are drawn to each other, the Duchess erupts in fury and meets a bloody fate. Soon Henriette and the Duc face a world eager to believe the Duc murdered his wife and that the gentle Henriette was a willing accomplice
Mayerling by Terence Young( visu )
25 editions published between 1935 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 374 libraries worldwide
A true story set in the Austro-Hungarian capital in which married Crown Prince Rudolph of Habsburg meets and falls in love with the beautiful Countess Maria Vetsera ... with tragic consequences
The night of the generals by Anatole Litvak( visu )
21 editions published between 1966 and 2011 in English and Multiple languages and held by 278 libraries worldwide
The murder of a prostitute, who is also a German agent, draws the attention of Major Grau of German Intelligence, who discovers that the evidence points to three top-ranking Nazi generals. After following leads, Grau winds up in Paris and discovers that two of the generals are deeply involved in a plot to assassinate Adolf Hitler. Grau's case will go unfinished for twenty years until the true killer is brought to justice
The long night ( visu )
12 editions published between 1947 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 275 libraries worldwide
Joe Adams, a factory worker trapped inside his third-floor apartment after gunning down a mysterious gentleman, reconstructs the events leading up to the shooting through an intricate series of flashbacks
City for conquest ( visu )
8 editions published between 1940 and 2006 in English and held by 268 libraries worldwide
Ex-golden gloves fighter Danny Kenny turns pro to bankroll his brother's dream of writing symphonic paean to New York City. Life changes quickly when he's blinded during a brutal 15-round welterweight title bout
Decision before dawn ( visu )
13 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 248 libraries worldwide
WWII is entering its last phase: Germany is in ruins, but does not yield. The US Army lacks crucial knowledge about the German units operating on the opposite side of the Rhine, and decides to send two German prisoners to gather information
World war II : why we fight ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 215 libraries worldwide
Propaganda series originally produced by the United States government for the Morale Services Division which documents the causes and events leading up to World War II and exhorts Americans to support the war effort
Why we fight ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 174 libraries worldwide
Parts one and two of a propaganda series of seven information films shown to the American G.I. in the 1940's. Originally produced by the United States government for the Morale Services Division which documents the causes and events leading up to World War II and exhorts Americans to support the war effort. Prelude to war: Recounts the Japanese incursion into Manchuria, the Italian conquest of Ethiopia, and the beginnings of the Nazi takeover in Eastern Europe. The Nazis strike: Documents the relentless advance of Germany's military machine, as Hitler's armies terrorize their victims with blitzkrieg tactics and spread through the Rhineland, Austria, Czechoslovakia, and Poland
Why we fight ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 161 libraries worldwide
Parts three and four of a propaganda series of seven information films shown to the American G.I. in the 1940's. Originally produced by the United States government for the Morale Services Division which documents the causes and events leading up to World War II and exhorts Americans to support the war effort. Divide and conquer: Recounts the successive defeats of Denmark, Norway, Holland, Belgium, and France by the seemingly invincible German army, as seen in dramatic footage from both sides of the battle. The Battle of Britain: Exclusive Army footage and captured Nazi film portray the indomitable spirit of the heroic Londoners during the blitz by the Luftwaffe and outline Hitler's six-point plan to annihilate England
The Battle of Russia by Frank Capra( visu )
24 editions published between 1943 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 156 libraries worldwide
The battle of Russia: Celebrates the spirit of the long-suffering Soviet people as they heroically repulse the Nazi invasion threatening their homeland. Tracing their history of war with Germany to the 13th century, it depicts the bitter struggles for Moscow, Kiev, Leningrad, and Stalingrad, and the effects of their winters on would-be conquerors from Napoleon to Hitler
Why we fight ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 142 libraries worldwide
Parts six and seven of a propaganda series of seven information films shown to the American G.I. in the 1940's. Originally produced by the United States government for the Morale Services Division which documents the causes and events leading up to World War II and exhorts Americans to support the war effort. The Battle of China (1944): Depicts Japanese aggression against China during World War II and describes Japan's plans for world conquest. Recalls Chinese development of the compass, printing, astronomy, gunpowder, and porcelain. War comes to America (1945): Briefly reviews the history of the United States and describes the characteristics, habits, and beliefs of the American people. Explains the events from 1931 to 1941 that caused the United States to enter World War II
Why we fight ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 141 libraries worldwide
Part five of a propaganda series of seven information films shown to the American G.I. in the 1940's. Originally produced by the United States government for the Morale Services Division which documents the causes and events leading up to World War II and exhorts Americans to support the war effort. The battle of Russia: Celebrates the spirit of the long-suffering Soviet people as they heroically repulse the Nazi invasion threatening their homeland. Tracing their history of war with Germany to the 13th century, it depicts the bitter struggles for Moscow, Kiev, Leningrad, and Stalingrad, and the effects of their winters on would-be conquerors from Napoleon to Hitler
Prelude to war by Frank Capra( visu )
14 editions published between 1942 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 130 libraries worldwide
"[The first film] recounts the Japanese incursion into Manchuria, the Italian conquest of Ethiopia, and the beginnings of the Nazi takeover in Eastern Europe. The second film documents the relentless advance of Germany's mighty military machine, as Hitler's armies terrorize their victims into submission with their blitzkrieg tactics and spread like a cancer through the Rhineland, Austria, Czechoslovakia, and Poland."--Container
Confessions of a Nazi spy ( visu )
8 editions published between 1939 and 2010 in English and held by 124 libraries worldwide
The FBI investigates a German international spy ring in the days leading up to World War II. The story is a brisk connect-the-dots tale that ties German-American Bund operatives (Francis Lederer, George Sanders and Paul Lukas among others) to Berlin. Chief among those connecting the dots: FBI Agent Edward Renard
Blues in the night ( visu )
4 editions published between 1941 and 2008 in English and held by 113 libraries worldwide
A neurotic bandleader and a carefree clarinetist, along with their jazz band, travel from one small-time gig to another, always hoping for their big break but always denied fame thanks to their own personal demons
Why we fight : a series of seven information films ( visu )
1 edition published in 1942 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
This motion picture film explores the background of World War II. Reel 1 shows the bombing of Pearl Harbor, London air raids, cavalry and tank battles in Russia, and Panzer and Luftwaffe operations in western Europe. Footage also shows Fascists in Italy and Nazis in Germany as they riot and parade. In Reel 2, Emperor Hirohito inspects Japanese troops. Footage also shows military demonstrations in the Axis countries, their legislatures in session, German slave labor, Alfred Rosenberg's denunciation of the church in Germany and reenactments of political assassinations. In Reel 3, Axis school children receive political indoctrination, Secretary of State Frank Billings Kellogg hands the 1929 Peace Pact to President Hoover, and U.S. citizens state isolationist views. Footage also shows Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) and Works Projects Administration (WPA) workers constructing a road. Reel 4 contrasts play of U.S. children with military games of Nazi children and diagrams territorial ambitions of the Axis. The reel contains footage of Adolf Hitler, Hermann Goring, Rudolph Hess, and Joseph Goebbels. In Reel 5, Admiral Isoroku Yamamoto speaks of Japanese desires, troops parade in Berlin, Japanese troops advance in Manchuria, Secretary of State Henry Stimson denounces the Manchurian action and Japanese delegates leave a League of Nations meeting. In Reel 6, Japanese troops land at Shanghai, Chiang Kai-shek leads a parade in China, the Italians invade Ethiopia, Haile Selassie asks the League of Nations to intervene in Ethiopia, and President Franklin Roosevelt denounces the Italian action
The sisters by Anatole Litvak( visu )
6 editions published between 1938 and 2011 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
Louise is a most appealing type of person, a warm, intelligent woman who loses her heart to a charming ne'er-do-well who marries, then deserts her. It takes the pandemonium of the San Francisco earthquake and two years of heartache to reunite them
 
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Alternative Names
Anatole Litvak filmregisseur uit Oekraïne (1902-1974)
Anatole Litvak réalisateur américain
Anatole Litvak regista statunitense
Anatole Litvak Soviet film director
Anatole Litvak ukrainischer Filmemacher
Litvak, Anatol 1902-1974
Litvak, Michael Anatole 1902-1974
Litvak, Mihail Anatol 1902-1974
Litwak, Anatol 1902-1974
Litwak, Anatole
Lutwak, Michael Anatole 1902-1974
Άνατολ Λίτβακ
Анатоль Літвак
Литвак, Анатоль
Անատոլ Լիտվակ
אנטול ליטבק
آناتول لیتواک
리트박, 아나톨 1902-1974
アナトール・リトヴァク
阿纳托尔·利特瓦克
阿納托爾·里維克
Languages
English (204)
French (27)
German (10)
Multiple languages (4)
Spanish (4)
Chinese (3)
Italian (3)
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